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Tamil Nadu: Woman on terrace is sexually harassed by techie, held

A lady was reportedly subjected to sexual harassment by a 32-year-old guy as she was drying clothes on her home’s terrace. The culprit was identified by the Neelankarai police as software engineer Muhammad Asarudin.

The lady was drying clothes on her patio early on Sunday morning when Mohammad, who lived next door, reportedly hopped over and accosted her sexually. The victim alerted him, and he ran away.

She filed a police report on Monday, and the TNPHW Act’s sections 354(b) (attack or use of criminal force against a woman with the purpose to disrobe), 354(D)(1)(i), and 4 were all referenced in the case. He was taken into jail on Monday and placed under judicial remand.

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